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Preparatory Division String Camp, June 20-24, Ages 6-9 and 9-12. Registration deadline is May 20th. Preparatory Division, Tanner Dance and Youth Theatre Arts Passport, June 27 - July 1, Create an original performance work to be presented at the Tanner Dance Building. Preparatory Division International Piano Festival, July 26 - July 29, Musicianship, ukulele, and choir classes. University of Utah, School of Music.

Home in Their Eyes: Images and Stories of Home by Residents in Rural China, Friday, March 25 – Thursday, June 2, 2016, J. Willard Marriott Library 3rd Floor

Salt Dance Fest 2016 brings together internationally renowned dance artists and dance makers Jeanine Durning, Alex Ketley and Jennifer Nugent, along with esteemed SLC dance artists Daniel Charon, Molly Heller and Stephen Koester for two weeks of moving, collaborating, dance making and the lively exchange of ideas, June 6-17, 2016.

Summer Chamber Music Workshop, Matt Zalkind, June 26 - 30, 2016, Hasse Borup, Director, Open for serious string and piano players, age 12 - 26,  School of Music, University of Utah

University of Utah Department of Ballet Summer Intensive, June 20 - July 15, 2016. Join us for an exciting four-week ballet intensive with internationally recognized faculty and guest artists.

Performance Calendar of 2015 - 2016 Season, Department of Ballet, University of Utah

Performance Calendar of 2015 - 2016 Season, Department of Modern Dance, University of Utah

Natural History Museum of Utah 2015 Lecture Series

College of Fine Arts, University of Utah

Penguin the Magpie Makes a Home with the Bloom Family of Newport, Australia

When the Bloom clan of Newport, New South Wales in Australia, took an abandoned magpie chick under their wing more than a year ago, they never expected it would stick around to become a permanent member of the family.

"Penguin" was only a few weeks old when found on the ground by the Blooms in the nearby suburb of Bilgola Beach in late 2013.

After seeking the advice of a veterinarian, the family set about hand-rearing the chick and in the process turned Penguin into a mini social media celebrity – her Instagram account now has more than 29,000 followers.

Penguin now comes and goes but always manages to return to the Bloom household, where husband and wife Cameron and Sam and their three children, Rueben, 13, Noah, 11 and Oli, 9, are waiting with open arms.

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